Gucci “distressed” sneakers sell for $870, look like “something you’d buy at Goodwill”

By BY MEGAN CERULLO, CBS

Italian luxury brand Gucci has made another polarizing fashion decision after it stirred outrage over an $890 sweater that evoked “blackface.” Now, the high-end label is selling a pair of intentionally “distressed” leather tennis sneakers that look like they’ve been pre-owned, for $870.

“Influenced by classic trainers from the ’70s, the Screener sneakers–named for the defensive sports move–feature the Web stripe on the side and vintage Gucci logo, treated for an allover distressed effect,” their description reads.

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